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BOD details NIRSA relief plan for hurricane victims

The Association is intent on helping recovery efforts involving the recent hurricanes and the worst natural disasters of our lifetimes. With support and encouragement from the NIRSA Foundation and NIRSA Services Corporation Board of Directors, the NIRSA Board of Directors has authorized implementation of several initial programs. Effective immediately, for Members impacted in the states of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas, the current initiatives are: Read more...

Recent News

Highlights from 2005 Midyear Board of Directors Meeting

The NIRSA Board of Directors met in Louisville, Kentucky, Sept. 21-23, 2005, to discuss a wide variety of topics, including: Read more...

Skin Cancer Prevention and Outdoor Recreation

On September 23, I had the opportunity to represent NIRSA at the National Institute of Health Sun Safety Summit for Skin Cancer Prevention. Read more...

Mrs. Horace Moody, Sr., laid to rest September 3

NIRSA mourns the passing of Mrs. Carolyn Hunter Moody, the widow of one of the Association's founders, on August 27 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Read more...

October NCAAW campaign ready for launch

Plans are in place for National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week, October 16-22. Read more...

New Research Data Released: Perceived Barriers to Recreational Sport Research

In August, the National Research Institute for College Recreational Sports & Wellness, in Partnership with NIRSA, was formally opened in The Ohio State University's new Recreation and Physical Activity Center (RPAC). Read more...

Upcoming Events
October 6-7AZIRSA Fall Meeting
October 7MD/DE/DC Workshop
October 13Utah State Workshop
October 13-15Region II Conference
October 17-19Region V Conference
October 19-22National Recreation Facilities Institute
October 26-28Region IV Conference
See all upcoming events at the NIRSA Master Calendar.
In This Issue
Membership News

Members on the Move & New Members

Associate Members step up with hurricane relief

ACE announces live workshops for fall

Education News

Make a date to "facili-tate" at the October National Recreation Facilities Institute

2006 National School of Recreational Sports Management (Level I) Headed to San Antonio

Sports News

National Campus Championship Series Offers:

New logo brands NIRSA's sports events

2005-2006 NIRSA Collegiate Sport Club Championships

NIRSA Endorsed Flag Football Regionals

NIRSA Endorsed Basketball Regionals and National Championship

NIRSA Endorsed National Collegiate Golf Championship

Conference News

Official 2006 Annual Conference lodging now available

Be a big hit: Sponsor the Annual Conference

Foundation News

NIRSA Foundation Golf Tournament details set

Leadership Notes

This fall event season, help promote responsibility at all NIRSA events — from Greg Jordan

Region I Student Summit: The first of our many opportunities this fall! — from Debbie Jones

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